Your Wedding Color Story – Part 2

A couple of weeks ago we had a post dedicated to choosing your wedding colors. We posted 17 color-story collages and you can see the post here: Your Color Story – Choosing Your Wedding Colors.

We’ve been busy on our Facebook page taking requests for color stories from our Fans and now we have 20 more color-story collages.

Be sure to click on the photos to see the full-size versions.

Royal Blue and Silver was requested by our Facebook fans more than any other color combination. This is a great color choice, especially for winter, although it works great for spring and summer, too. It is an elegant, somewhat formal combination.Royal Blue and Silver Wedding

Blue and Yellow is a happy, sunny combination. It works well with sunflowers because sunflowers look so good with blue. This versatile color combination works especially well for an informal or rustic wedding.
Yellow and Royal Blue Wedding

Lime Green is a lovely color for spring and summer. In this collage we simply paired it with white for a simple approach to this vibrant color.
Lime-Green-Wedding-Color

A vibrant and particularly beautiful combination of colors are the Peacock Colors of turquoise, purple, green and blue. We have a blog post that features the Peacock colors. Here is a link to it: Your Wedding Colors –  Peacock
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For lovers of purple, the combination of Purple with Black and White is sophisticated and striking. It works especially well for fall and winter weddings.
Purple-Black-and-White-Wedding-Colors

Purple and Turquoise is one of those color combinations that makes us want to say “wow”! It works for weddings all year long but especially in spring and summer.
Purple and Turquoise Wedding

Pink and Black is a very popular combination for our Facebook fans. After putting the color story collage together I could see why. The medium and soft pink really pop against the black and create a very appealing combination. You can choose from the many shades of pink but a blush pink, soft pink and medium pink seem to work best to contrast with black.
Pink and Black Wedding

A Pink and Green combination is perfect for spring and summer weddings. This is a charming combination.
Pink and Green Wedding

Pink and Silver is fit for a princess! It works especially well for a formal or semi-formal wedding. It is lovely for an elegant beach wedding, also.
Pink and Silver Wedding

Pink and Gold has an opulent, glamorous appearance. It works for spring, summer and winter weddings. In this color-story collage we used a soft, ballet pink.
Pink and Gold Wedding

Coral is a spring and summer favorite. This pink-ish orange color works well with the addition of turquoise or yellow, as well as the neutral white, as shown below.

Coral Wedding Color

 A pop of Yellow adds a vibrant touch to Lavender, Purple, Gray and Turquoise.

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Turquoise with Black and White is another vibrant choice. The combination is so versatile and works in any season.
Black, White and Turquoise Wedding

A Green and Brown combination has an earthy, “organic” feel to it. For an outdoor wedding in the fall, this combination works really well.
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For a formal or semi-formal wedding adding Gold with Black & White creates a really gorgeous wedding palette. This combination work for all seasons but especially well in the winter.

Gold-with-Black- and-White

A Red, White and Blue palette works in many situations. For a Memorial Day or July 4 wedding, you might want to consider this combination. For a military wedding or when the bride or groom has been serving in the military, this combination is perfect. And it works especially well with an outdoor wedding. With the right touch, this combination can look elegant. Collages created by Sher Silver.

Be sure to click on the photos to see the full-size versions.

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Photo Credits:
Blue & Silver:  Meredith, Etsy, Flickr, Divine Design Cake Boutique, Style Me Pretty, Wedding Flowers & Receptions, Project Wedding, Net-a-porter – Blue and Yellow:  Style Me Pretty, Charlotte Geary Photography, Pinterest, Socially Inked – Navy & Lime:  Hawaii Weddings, A Piece ‘o Cake, Alden Blair Events, Alden Blair Events, Etsy, Martha Stewart – Lime Green: The Culinary Chronicles, Daniel Taylor Photography, Creative Chaos, Hawaiian Weddings by Tori Rogers, Preston Bailey, Petals Edge – Peacock:  Tumblr, Etsy, Boho Weddings, Tumblr, Pinterest, Project Wedding, Weddingbee, Weddings Place – Purple, Black & White:  Ken Kato Photography, Ken Kato Photography, California Wedding Day, Ken Kato Photography, Ken Kato Photography, Weddings Place – Purple & Turquoise: Cake Central, Glorious Treats, Spotlight, Boho Weddings – Pink & Black: Rachelle’s, Wedding Cakes Zone, Etsy –Pink & Gold: KT Merry Photography, sweetandsaucyshop.com, Martha Stewart Weddings, Wedding Chicks, 100layercake.com – Pink & Silver:  Flickr, Flickr, Twiggi, Pretty My Party, Purity Bride blogBallet Pink/Metallic Gold: 100layercake.com, sweetandsaucyshop.com, A Jubilee Event, 100layercake.com, Etsy – Fairytale Weddings, Wedding Chicks, Wedding Channel, Elizabeth Ann Designs – Coral:  Confections of a Foodie Bride, Colin Cowie Weddings, Maggie Stolzberg Photography, Colin Cowie Weddings, Colin Cowie Weddings, Society Bride – Purple & Yellow:  Kristin Spencer Photography, Taken Photography, Momentville, Style Unveiled, Cupcakes Nouveau – Yellow & Gray:  Photos 1-6: Stephanie Williams Photography,  Oh Lovely Day – Turquoise & Yellow: Kate Bentley Events, Bend the Light Blog, (4-5) A Paper Proposal, Prepared to Wed, Frosted Petticoat Blog, Kate Bentley Events, Frosted Petticoat Blog – Black, White, and Turquoise:  Tara Guerard’s Bon Bon blog, Tara Guerard’s Bon Bon blog, Fiore Fresco – Green & Brown:  Tea with Betty, Simply Good Stuff,  My Baking Addiction blog, I Heart Wedding Dress blog – Gold and Black: Eddie Ross, Cake Central, perchinkam.ru, The Sweetest Occasion, Exclusively Weddings – Kissing Bells – Gold and White: Benfield Photography, Elizabeth Ann Designs, Project Wedding, Etsy – Wedding Chair Signs, Sugar and Cloth, Sugar Couture – Red, White & Blue: 09 Beach Productions, NA, TidyMom, Nest by Tamara,Intricate Icings Cake Design, Martha Stewart

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About Sher Silver

Sher Silver has been active in the bridal industry for more than 25 years. She was on the Pace Communications’ team that launched Elegant Bride magazine and she served as its VP/General Manager. In 1991, she was asked to start up the Exclusively Weddings’ division for Pace and develop its catalog and product line of wedding accessories, favors and wedding party gifts. Once the original assortment of products was successful, she soon laid the groundwork for adding wedding invitations to Exclusively Weddings’ assortment. This included printing them in-house, so that exacting standards could be adhered to. She brought together an array of wedding invitation designs and price points that incorporated a mix of styles from classic to contemporary. Elegant and tasteful, these invitations set a fresh, new precedent in the industry and Exclusively Weddings continues to be known for offering invitations with both style and value. In addition, Sher has a passion for developing products that make it easier for brides to plan their weddings. She conceived, developed, and was editorial director of The Handbook of Wedding Invitations and the popular wedding planning system, The Organized Bride®. She has also created a wide variety of innovative, best-selling wedding products such as personalized wedding day totes for bridesmaids, Daddy’s Girl® frame, “To Dry Your Tears®” hanky for mother of the bride, personalized pouches for wedding rings, wedding welcome bags for out of town guests and more! Sher loves helping brides with questions they may have about their big day and providing valuable information and ideas to make wedding planning easier.

7 thoughts on “Your Wedding Color Story – Part 2

  1. I want to see what a wedding theme looks like using the colors Royal blue,silver, and black can anyone help me with that thanks in advance

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  2. Such a cool exploration of color themes, with incredible depth! Thanks for all your work…so helpful to see the visuals compared right next to each other!!

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